Senator Bobby A. Zirkin

2015 Regular Session

District 11, Baltimore County

Total Bills: 44 (Primary Sponsor: 13, Co-sponsor: 30, By Request: 1)

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(Cross File / Chapter)
TitleStatusOriginal House
and Hearing Dates
Opposite House
and Hearing Dates
Sponsorship
Type
 
Broad Subject
SB0145 / CH0325Civil Actions - Disclosure of Information - Repeal of Certification RequirementApproved by the Governor - Chapter 325Judicial Proceedings
2/12/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Judiciary
3/31/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryCivil Actions and Procedures (D3)
SB0146 / CH0476Prelitigation Discovery - Insurance Coverage - Prerequisites for DisclosureEnacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 476Judicial Proceedings
2/12/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Judiciary
3/31/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryCivil Actions and Procedures (D3)
SB0147Local Government Tort Claims Act and Maryland Tort Claims Act - Repeal of Certain Notice RequirementsIn the Senate - Hearing 2/12 at 1:00 p.m.Judicial Proceedings
2/12/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryCivil Actions and Procedures (D3)
SB0289
    (HB0315)
Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore County - Lake Roland Education CenterIn the Senate - Hearing 3/14 at 11:00 a.m.Budget and Taxation
3/14/2015 - 11:00 a.m.
PrimaryState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
SB0290
    (HB0266)
Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore County - Pikesville Volunteer Fire Company BuildingIn the Senate - Hearing 3/14 at 11:00 a.m.Budget and Taxation
3/14/2015 - 11:00 a.m.
PrimaryState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
SB0456 / CH0351Criminal Law - Marijuana and Drug Paraphernalia - Medical NecessityApproved by the Governor - Chapter 351Judicial Proceedings
3/4/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Judiciary
3/31/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
SB0457Liability Insurance - Reservation of Rights for Failure to Cooperate - ProhibitionIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Finance; WithdrawnFinance
3/17/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryInsurance - Other than Health (C4)
SB0458Civil Actions - Hydraulic Fracturing Liability ActIn the House - Hearing 4/01 at 1:00 p.m.Judicial Proceedings
2/25/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment and Transportation
4/1/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryCivil Actions and Procedures (D3)
SB0472 / CH0353Family Law - Grounds for Divorce - Mutual ConsentApproved by the Governor - Chapter 353Judicial Proceedings
3/3/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Judiciary
3/31/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryFamily Law (D4)
SB0517Criminal Law - Use and Possession of Marijuana and Drug ParaphernaliaVetoed by the Governor (Policy)Judicial Proceedings
3/4/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Judiciary
3/31/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
SB0725
    (HB0967)
Baltimore County Board of Education - Procurement for Construction-Related Projects for SchoolsIn the Senate - Hearing 3/12 at 1:00 p.m.Budget and Taxation
3/12/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryEducation - Miscellaneous (F5)
SB0734
    (HB0901)
Creation of a State Debt - Baltimore County - Gilead House RenovationIn the Senate - Hearing 3/14 at 11:00 a.m.Budget and Taxation
3/14/2015 - 11:00 a.m.
PrimaryState Debt (Bond Bills) (B2)
SB0735Office of the Public Defender - Eligibility - RequirementsIn the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudicial Proceedings
3/17/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Judiciary
4/11/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
PrimaryCriminal Law - Procedure (E2)
SB0027Baltimore County Public Schools - Revocation of Magnet Status - ApprovalIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/4/2015 - 2:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorEducation - Local Bills (F3)
SB0029Environment - Hydraulic Fracturing - ProhibitionsIn the Senate - Hearing 3/03 at 1:00 p.m.Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/3/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorEnvironment (M3)
SB0035Baltimore County - Miscellaneous Business Licenses - FeesIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Finance; WithdrawnFinanceCo-SponsorBusiness Regulation and Occupations (C2)
SB0046Alcoholic Beverages - Baltimore County - License FeesIn the Senate - Hearing 2/05 at 1:00 p.m.Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/5/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorAlcoholic Beverages - Local Bills (A2)
SB0078
    (HB0503)
Rape Survivor Family Protection ActIn the Senate - Hearing 2/05 at 1:00 p.m.Judicial Proceedings
2/5/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorFamily Law (D4)
SB0080 / CH0002
    (HB1118 / CH0001)
General Provisions - Commemorative Days - Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans DayApproved by the Governor - Chapter 2Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/5/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Health and Government Operations
3/12/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorState Government - Agencies, Offices, and Officials (P1)
SB0150 / CH0326
    (HB0171)
Courts - Child Abuse and Neglect - Waiver of Reunification Efforts (Anayah's Law)Approved by the Governor - Chapter 326Judicial Proceedings
2/12/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Judiciary
3/26/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCivil Actions and Procedures (D3)
SB0258
    (HB0514 / CH0429)
Maryland Commission on Climate ChangeVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/17/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment and Transportation
3/25/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorEnvironment (M3)
SB0288 / CH0336
    (HB0737 / CH0337)
Criminal Procedure - Financial Crimes Against Vulnerable and Elder Adults - Petition to Freeze AssetsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 336Judicial Proceedings
2/19/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
JudiciaryCo-SponsorCriminal Law - Procedure (E2)
SB0316Vehicle Laws - Obstruction Hanging From Rearview Mirror - EnforcementIn the House - Hearing 3/26 at 1:00 p.m.Judicial Proceedings
2/19/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment and Transportation
3/26/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorVehicle Laws - Rules of the Road (R5)
SB0367
    (HB0582)
Circuit Court Judges - Selection, Qualifications, and Term of OfficeIn the Senate - Hearing 3/03 at 1:00 p.m.Judicial Proceedings
3/3/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCourts and Court Personnel - Statewide (D1)
SB0395Drunk Driving Reduction Act of 2015In the Senate - Hearing 2/24 at 1:00 p.m.Judicial Proceedings
2/24/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorVehicle Laws - Drunk Driving (R3)
SB0409 / CH0480
    (HB0449 / CH0481)
Environment - Hydraulic Fracturing - RegulationsEnacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 480Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/3/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment and TransportationCo-SponsorEnvironment (M3)
SB0482 / CH0128
    (HB0627)
Public Safety - Law Enforcement Officers - Body-Worn Digital Recording Device and Electronic Control DeviceApproved by the Governor - Chapter 128Judicial Proceedings
2/26/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Judiciary
4/13/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Safety (E4)
SB0498 / CH0037
    (HB0462)
Public Safety - Statewide Accounting of Sexual Assault Evidence KitsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 37Judicial Proceedings
2/26/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Judiciary
3/25/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Safety (E4)
SB0528
    (HB0360)
Criminal Procedure - Seizure and ForfeitureVetoed by the Governor (Policy)Judicial Proceedings
3/4/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Judiciary
4/1/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Procedure (E2)
SB0529
    (HB0595)
Special Elections for United States Senate Vacancies ActIn the Senate - Hearing 3/05 at 1:00 p.m.Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/5/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorElections (G1)
SB0600 / CH0370Chesapeake Bay Trust and Chesapeake Conservation Corps - FundingApproved by the Governor - Chapter 370Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/10/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment and Transportation
4/1/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorNatural Resources - Generally (M1)
SB0601 / CH0371
    (HB0130)
African American Heritage Preservation Program - Reestablishment and RevisionsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 371Budget and Taxation
3/10/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment and Transportation
3/24/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCapital Budget (B5)
SB0602 / CH0042
    (HB0388)
Justice Reinvestment Coordinating CouncilApproved by the Governor - Chapter 42Judicial Proceedings
2/26/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Judiciary
3/25/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Safety (E4)
SB0604 / CH0043
    (HB0229)
Human Relations - Employment Discrimination - Protection for InternsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 43Judicial Proceedings
3/3/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Health and Government Operations
3/25/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorHuman Relations (D5)
SB0605Aggressive Drunk Driving - Punitive DamagesIn the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudicial Proceedings
2/25/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Judiciary
4/1/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCivil Actions and Procedures (D3)
SB0606 / CH0372
    (HB0887)
Health Insurance - Abuse-Deterrent Opioid Analgesic Drug Products - CoverageApproved by the Governor - Chapter 372Finance
3/4/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Health and Government Operations
4/2/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorInsurance - Health (C3)
SB0607
    (HB0896 / CH0464)
Joint Committee on Behavioral Health and Opioid Use DisordersVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Finance
3/12/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Health and Government Operations
3/31/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorPublic Health (J1)
SB0671
    (HB0846 / CH0283)
Motor Vehicle Administration - Commercial Driver's License - Program for Veterans and Service Members (Troops to Trucks)Vetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Judicial Proceedings
2/24/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment and Transportation
4/8/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorVehicle Laws - Licensing and Registration (R4)
SB0705
    (HB0236 / CH0410)
Criminal Law - Assault - First RespondersVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Judicial Proceedings
3/12/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Judiciary
4/8/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Substantive Crimes (E1)
SB0800Maryland Transit Administration - Audio Recordings - Requirements and LimitationsIn the Senate - Hearing 3/24 at 1:00 p.m.Judicial Proceedings
3/24/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorTransportation - Generally (R2)
SB0863 / CH0124Watershed Protection and Restoration Programs - RevisionsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 124Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/10/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment and Transportation
4/1/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorEnvironment (M3)
SB0942
    (HB0496)
Criminal Procedure - Government-Funded Legal Representation - Initial AppearanceIn the Senate - Hearing 4/03 at 1:00 p.m.Judicial Proceedings
4/3/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorCriminal Law - Procedure (E2)
SJ0006
    (HJ0007)
Business and Economic Development - NASA Wallops Flight Facility - Commercial Rocket Boosters and SpacecraftIn the House - Hearing 3/30 at 3:00 p.m.Finance
3/17/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Rules and Executive Nominations
3/30/2015 - 3:00 p.m.
Co-SponsorEconomic and Community Development (C8)
SB0061 / CH0004
    (HB0050)
Active Armed Forces Member - Exemption From Payment of Fees for Certain Court RecordsApproved by the Governor - Chapter 4Judicial Proceedings
2/3/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
Judiciary
3/24/2015 - 1:00 p.m.
By Request - OtherCourts and Court Personnel - Statewide (D1)

Denotes enacted legislation

December 8, 2015 2:40 P.M.